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and women who agree to sterilization are being offered prizes, including cars. india is expected to have the largest population in the world by 2013. the mediterranean city state of monaco will witness the marriage of its ruling france friday. prince albert and his fiancee, a former south african olympic swimmer, will exchange bows and a civil ceremony. it is expected to cost around $80 million. people and morocco are voting today on a draft constitution for a -- proposed by king mohammed, two weeks after he outlined plans to increase the powers of the prime minister and parliament. critics say the vote has been called to quickly to allow proper debate. our report from morocco's capital. >> waving their flags, wearing traditional costumes and playing drums -- moroccans campaign for their upcoming referendum. supporters for the reform says the king has taken a great step towards a more open society. the king's reforms promise a stronger, more independent judicial branch, accountable government, and a focus on human rights and gender equality. >> as a moroccan, the new constitution is impo
attack by terrorists. >> reporter: in this part of india, hardest hit in eight year, worst since the siege by pakistani militants and other locations in the city, leaving nearly 170 people here dead after days of terror. many here haven't felt secure since. and mumbai is once again on high alert. there's no indication the pakistanis have played role. they've condemned the bombing. the two countries have started talking about their differences since the 2008 attacks. back to you. >> michelle kosinski. and joined by executive editor of "the bloomberg view." usually, you have to say that, usually a terrorist attack in india, they come out and say, it was pakistani group, number one. you didn't see that this time. really no evidence of that? >> right. it's worth remembering, india is a country of a billion people, and in the split that occurred originally back in the '40s between india and pakistan, a couple hundred muslims live inside -- >> millions. that's okay. >> live inside india and there are extremist groups with india as opposed to pakistani base that go over to india respons
at the evolution of countries and populations over the next 40 years. a new report says that in 40 years out, india is going to become -- push united states out of the number two spot and become the second largest. >> that's right. china's set to be the biggest trader by 2015. india is to take over the united states by 2015 as number two. this is a huge surprise. what's behind india's rise? >> they'll benefit from the rise in trade between emerging markets. between the brick economies and they're creating new winners and that will include india. >> very interesting. the report from the u.s. census population that it will become the most populous country. >>> take a look at this video. it's a little creepy. it's a dentist robot. a lifelike patient that dentist in training train on in japan. the robot -- look at this. it's creepy. it can sneeze, move her head. cough a little bit. the dentist can get actual training without actually hurting anyone. i'm probably a little -- i'm happier that it's a robot. it's based on a japanese love doll. >> i decided to check out the website of this doll is based on,
like india even though the infrastructure is not very good they are very comfortable with a vibrant media, very comfortable with democracy. in the end, in the information age it's going to be hard. i rather bet on a country like india where every kid in bangladesh is trying to invent the internet. >> so india has a lead over china. >> absolutely. is america in decline? my answer is no. we actually are the best still and will be at creative thinking and connecting to it technology. who is inventing google, facebook, who is invengt twitter. even if it's immigrants coming in, google as an immigrant, this is a country in which we have and we celebrate the free flow of information, the free flow of ideas, creativity. in china, it's hard for them to be creative in the information and and that will be the comparative advantage of the united states. >> a huge important point. there was a powerful piece i "business week" where he talked about keeping the manufacturing here.
to block it. a place like india even though the infrastructure is not very good they are very comfortable with a vibrant media, very comfortable with democracy. in the end, in the information age it's going to be hard. i rather bet on a country like india where every kid in bangladesh is trying to invent the internet. >> so india has a lead over china. >> absolutely. is america in decline? my answer is no. we actually are the best still and will be at creative thinking and connecting to it technology. who is inventing google, facebook, who is invengt twitter. even if it's immigrants coming in, google as an immigrant, this is a country in which we have and we celebrate the free flow of information, the free flow of ideas, creativity. in china, it's hard for them to be creative in the information and and that will be the comparative advantage of the united states. >> a huge important point. there was a powerful piece in "business week" where he talked about keeping the manufacturing here. manufacturing generates the innovation because if you manufacture stuff elsewhere it's on the floor of
of the questions put to me all the time is asia, not where china is today or how india is emerging, but how is it that asia, all of it, vietnam, burma, slept, as it were, compared to the west, for all of history, and suddenly it is taking over? moon willpeople on the immun not be asian. they will be american. >> first of all, i think slept is not quite right. that is a very western, imperialists to view you british have. if you look around, high art has existed for hundreds of years in these societies. there's all kind of language, literature, stuff i cannot read, kind of thing. >> to make a very good point. >> of course, what we have seen is this radical change, and what most of us have seen in the west is the speed with which economic change has taken off. when i was in school, the question was why can these people not get it moving? well, they did. >> the softening of the economy was very important, and the fact that they decided they were going to become the manufacturing -- >> we also need to be aware of our loved/fiore of certain nations. ear of the -- love/f certain nations. it was t
trip you might recall to pakistan and india and she was a huge hit. she loved this horse and many photographs you see of her from that time and her time in the white house and on her farm that she ranted and built a farm house right at the end of the presidency in northern virginia so often times when you see her writing she is writing this horse that the pakistani president gave to her. she had thrown for him an amazing state dinner in the springtime and early summer of 1961 at mt. vernon. in fact she had everyone meet and catch a boat to go down the potomac river take an evening cruise and arrive at mount vernon and had beautiful marquees set up at mount vernon and had a beautiful outdoor lovely dinner with music for the president of pakistan and all those invited to state dinners. it still sets the upper bar for amazing state dinners that jacqueline kennedy had. this political symbolism i want to say something about. it taps into emotional and moral and psychological feeling. if jacqueline kennedy is still in our consciousness that is why. she taps into those elements of our em
.s. troops this year. the remaining 23,000 will leave by september of next year. in india, investigators in mumbai searched for clues in wednesday's triple bombing that killed 17 people and wounded 130 more. others demanded answers to how the city was attacked again, despite stepped-up security. we have a report narrated by john sparks of "independent television news." >> reporter: there was no warning. placed in the streets of mumbai the aftermath of one blast, a few hours later detectives began their investigation. a series of bombs detonated in rapid succession. this not the work of suicide bombers said the police. these were sophisticated devices triggered by timers. these the first attacks here since gunmen from pakistan laid siege to the city in 2008. the authorities were taken by surprise. nobody has claimed responsibility for the attacks, although security experts say a domestic group-- the indian mughadeen are prime suspects. few here can see the point of it. "what do we tell our children," said this man. "they think these adults are mad." why kill innocent people? tonight, secu
. no hole in the base? no, no, no, definitely not. the east india company would have selected pieces to go on board ship, and then they'd sell them on the quays in england, or whatever. then these probably all came off together and then were dispersed within a matter of months or years and then have been accumulated by your family. this group is terribly expensive depending on the pattern. from what you say, you're into six figures now; you're over £100,000. is that right? yeah. they're insured for about £15,000. you'd better hike that up, but that's the only misfortune about this. it's my wife's great-grandfather's. it was presented to him by his regiment and is inscribed inside. yes, the colonel oakes. it still has snuff in it. yes, i have to be a wee bit careful there. i can just about empty out the snuff -- get the box. do you know what it's made of? i presume it's gold. you're quite right; it's 18 carat gold. do you know the date? i believe it's 1910. no, it's a wee bit before that; it's 1823. is it, by george? it is george, actually; it's george iv. it's not by george; it's by john
, north carolina. >>> in eastern india a snarling leopard terrorized an entire village mauling 11 people before it was cornered and killed. take a look at this video here. wildlife officials armed with batons and tranquilizer guns were virtually helpleses agains this cat. at one point the cat jumped into the air and tackled a man knocking him off a wall. they finally got the upper hand beating it back with knives, sticks and stones. >> scary video, wow. >>> the search continues for the bodies of three young tourists swept over a 300-foot waterfall at yosemite. witnesses say they had climbed over the guardrail to take pictures. a man and woman slipped into the water first then another man fell in while trying to save them. all three were college students visiting with their church group. >>> an equally scary spill into rushing waters near niagara fall had a happier ending though. a woman hikikg near whirlpool park reachedown to touch the swirling water and fell in. she disappeared underwater but resurfaced and a tour boat tour pulled her out. she was unconscious but then she was revived b
, north carolina. >>> in eastern india a snarling leopard mauled 11 people before corner and killed. tata a look at this video. armed with batons and tranquilizer guns they were helpless. at one point it jumped into the air and tackled a man knocking him off a wall. they beat him back with knife, sticks and stones. >> scary video, wow. >>> the search continues for the bodies of three youjs tourists swept over a 300-foot waterfall at yosemite. witnesses say they climbed over the guardrail to take pictures. a man and woman slipped in first then another man fell while trtrng to save them. all were college students visititi with their church group. >>> an equally scary spill into rushing waters near niagara fall has a happier ending. a woman reached down to touched the swirling water and fell in. she disappeared underwater but resurfaced and a tour boat tour pulled her out. she was unconscious but revived because the crew used cpr. >>> the tsa is installing new technolo technology. it will show only a generic outline instead of a body that was naked and will be used in 40 major airports. the
ambassador to india. i ew none of the that. but i had the chance charlie to thank him from the bottom of my heart. he changed my lynch. and i have a son who i a teacher. teachesnglish in high school. and i'm so proud that that's what he's doing, so proud that he is having that kind of affect on the students he's teaching. and having, making his mark as a citizen, as a human being that way. >> charlie any regrets? >> me? >> charlie: yes. >> no. >> charlie: no. >> oh, some, of course. >> charlie: no great obsession, there's no great goal, there was no great sort of untain that you didn't climb. >> the best decision i ever made was to go to washington to though a job i had here in new york, good job, to the winds and go to washington in. new kennedy administration. when he said ask not what your country can do for you but wt youcan do for your country. i took that to hea. i went down and got a job at the usia when edward meryl was thee and opened upy life beyond journalism for me. at's when i found the photographs taken after the flood and i want to read more bit. i took books o and they d
of venezuela. raul castro is now president and trying to seek out investment from china, india and brazil. but structurally not much has changed in cuba since 1991. the island nation is still run on socialist principles that have produced shortages, black markets and mass poverty. imagine what happens to cuba without venezuela's support and imagine what happens in venezuela if its people begin asking questions about why they suffer one of the world's highest rates of inflation, a contracting economy, one of the worst crime rates despite having more oil than any other nation in the world. one day these two countries will look around, see that latin america is leaving them behind and face the future: remember these scenes of the two amigos. they might turn out to represent the last hurrah of a dieing world. and we'll be right back. >>> i've known to a greater or lesser degree i think seven presidents. and i don't think i could sleep at night if i knew what they know and had all of that on my shoulders. it's different. we have access to great specialists, and our pediatrician gets all the in
, city. many companies toured as far away as india, australia, china and as you remember from "the king and i," siam. the play was seen by more people than read the book, although the book it remained extremely popular. and in 1905 "the new york times" said the two most popular books in america are the bible and "uncle tom's cabin." and it kept up a very, very steady presence. the play was seen regularly until about the 1950s and then sporadically after that. there was recently a wonderful staging by alex roe last fall at the metropolitan playhouse in the village. now, in many of those earlier plays uncle tom was falsely presented as a stooped, obedient, old fool. and that's partly where the uncle tom stereotype came from. eva's death in those plays was frequently a syrupy scene in which the actress was hauled heavenward by rope or piano wire against the backdrop of angels and billowing clouds. one might think that such spectacle would defang stowe's revolutionary themes and turn "uncle tom's cabin" into a laughable piece of harmless entertainment, but actually this didn't happen. after
. investigators in india are searching for answers today after wednesday's triple bombing that rocked mumbai, killing at least 18 people and wounding more than 100 others. nbc's michelle kosinski joins us from mumbai. >> reporter: natalie, the bombs that went off in this neighborhood was next to a playground where the kids went home. who did this and why? there are similarities to past attacks by a home grown terror group but no one has claimed responsibility. at this point nothing is being ruled out. the blast seemed to have been coordinated to kill and maim as many innocent people as possible. during your hour in places full of workers leaving carnage in the streets and survivors trying to save the wounded. the first just before 7:00 p.m. in a popular jewelry bazaar, then another in a wealthy business district. >> everyone was in blood, there was a lot of confusion and people were scared. >> reporter: about ten minutes after the first, a third bomb in a busy nearby neighborhood. ie.d.s were placed on motor bikes and road side. >> this was a coordinated attack by terrorists. >> reporter: it
to the temples for the festival of india. the annual event promotes global harmony and unit. >>> the duke and duchess of cambridge are making their way across canada. we have the latest on their royal visit to north america. >>> the fourth of july and fireworks go hand in hand. we have tips to keep you safe wile you enjoy this holiday weekend. >>> duke and duchess of cambridge continue their royal tour of canada. despite demonstrations, it seemed to go off without a hitch. but they faced larger competition, big crowds turned up for the supporters. next up, a stop in prince edward island. they head to california, july 8th. >>> friends gathered in france to honor rock and roll icon jim morrison. hundreds met at his grave site in paris to mark 40 years since his passing. his former doors band members paid tribute to him by lighting candles at his grave site. fans say there was no better way to honor him. >> really someone special. i've never done anything like this before. we came all the way from england. this is the only reason we came here toda
's trip to india was going to cost $2 billion. and he had let it go. he did a wonderful thing, anderson cooper. he'd be constructed the whole story, showed how it began with an unnamed indian official. as if an unnamed indian official would have any idea what the president's trip was going to cost and involved 32 naval ships. this thing was crazy. so he did constructed the whole story. i thought it was so good, i got a transcript and i wrote a column on it, giving him a shout out for doing it. the next day i was giving a talk to the honor society. the first thing a young man said at the table is, did you know obama's trip was going to cost a billion dollars? and i said, did not see anderson cooper? i tell this whole story in the book. and michele bachmann just announced for the presidency. that is utterly irresponsible. >> let me talk about the role of new media. in that case, for example, you can argue that it was because of the internet that spread that story, but even before anderson cooper, there were self correcting mechanisms on the internet. do you think the internet is increasin
as india, australia, china, and as a member from the king and all i. the play was seen by more people than had read the book with the book itself remained extremely popular and in 1905, "the new york times" said the most popular books in america are the bible and uncle tom's cabin, and kept up a steady presence. the play was seen regularly until the 1950's and sporadically after that there was recently a wonderful staging by alex morrow last fall at the metropolitan house in the village to read in many of the earlier plays uncle tom was presented as a stoop to a obedient old fool and that's partly where the uncle tom stereotype came from. eva's death in those plays was a scene in which the actress was hauled heavenward by rope or piano wire against a backdrop of angels in the clouds. one might think such battles and spectacle what defang uncle tom's revolutionary themes and turn uncle tom into a laughable piece of harmless entertainment but actually this didn't happen. after all, the play is about race relations and wickedness of slavery so fema reindell gup many southerners before the war
are closing in the eradication of older. and he pointed out there are four countries, nigeria, india, pakistan and afghanistan, and the last year for which there is data, of course 2010. and he says it has decreased in nigeria, india and afghanistan, and afghanistan it. they have -- [inaudible] but it increased from 60 some the 144 from 2005-2010. he didn't give reasons our hypotheses why this might be so. let it seems to indicate that there are parts of the country that just are too restless or not under the control of the vaccinations. do you have some insight on that? >> those are absolute numbers. 167, again, besides the population has to be borne in mind. of the four countries you mention, the fastest population growth has been pakistan. and so, therefore, we have more infants that require the polio vaccination. we have a national program for polio eradication. when prime minister took over in 1993, for the second term, it was one of our first priorities and we got it down instantly. right now in the last or years or so, the numbers have spiked a little bit. and they have primarily been i
in india and by 2050 earth's population will explode to more than 9 billion thanks to medical advances in developing countries. >>> millions of americans who take extra strength tylenol are being told to cut back on their daily dosages. johnson & johnson will direct use attorneys take a maximum of only six pills a day instead of eight. >>> a surprise announcement from tiger woods, returning to competitive golf next week at the bridgestone invitational. he had been sidelined since reinjuring his knee and achil s achilles'. >>> the news we have been waiting for, at least i have. happy feet is heading home. you remember him. >> yay! >> the world's favorite emperor penguin, certainly, took that wrong turn and ended up in new zealand where it's considerably warmer. he was eating all the sand because he thought it was snow. they operated on him. after five weeks of tlc at a zoo in new zealands the big fatty has a clean bill of health. a few rocks left in him. he's picked up nine pounds and, yeah, he will be repatriated to antarctica. >> we have your next assignment. you got to put the wet s
in the range of 6.5, some of them such as india and china getting higher marks, so we are facing a turnaround which is very uneven with country's leading the charge and not those that were historic leading the charge and others advanced economies that are lagging behind in a way given the status of development. in the midst of that, we have clearly the two categories different issues to address but if ware to provide service and guidance, advice and recommendations and if and when necessary and if asked support. those are on the one hand the issues of sovereign debt and concerns all advanced economies ranging from japan to the united states, but clearly with a focus as you write about it as we know with a focus on the year autozone and in particular a country such as greece. on the other hand, when we look at emerging markets we have in some corners the risk of overheating, and we obviously have the risk of inflation as well, and sometimes particularly in the low-income countries the risk of imported completion that results from a high prices of commodities and including commodities obviously
. according to a new projection by the u.n., the world's 7 billionth person will be born in india in october. that's exactitude for you. >> wow. >> and by 2050 earth's population will explode to more than 9 billion thanks to medical advances in developing countries. >>> and millions of americans who take extra strength tylenol are being told to cut back on their daily dosages. beginning this fall, johnson & johnson will direct users to take a maximum of only six pills a day instead of eight. the change is aimed at lowering the risk of accidental overdose and liver failure. >>> a surprise announcement from tiger woods, returning to competitive golf next week at the bridgestone invitational. woods had been sidelined for nearly three months after reinjuring his knee and achilles. last week, he sent a tweet saying, quote, feeling fit, end quote. >>> and finally, the news we have been waiting for, at least i have. happy feet is heading home. you remember him. >> yay. >> the world's favorite emperor penguin, certainly, took that wrong turn and ended up in new zealand, where it's considerably warme
, three large explosions have been reported in mumbai, india, each of them in the largest parts of the city, the home of the 2008 terror attacks that killed 166 people. early reports say that at least eight have been killele today. no word on what or who may be responsible for the explosion, though one government official did say it must have been a bomb blast. >>> and a new report about security at the nation's airport, despite the crackdown after the 9/11 attacks, airport security has been breached 25,000 times since november 2001. bus, the tsa insists those incidents represent only a tiny fraction of the billions of passengers screened over the past decade. >>> children now make up only 24% of the population. 13% of the population is now over 65, but that is expected to balloon by some 20% by the middle of this century. >>> and their recent trip to north america made one thing abundantly clear. prince william and his wife catherine are the epitome of newly wedded bliss but that is not so the case fofo monaco's royal newly we'ds. prince albert and his bride chalene wittstock a
a lot better. >> good call. >>> now to india where a frightened and hissing leopard mauled 11 villagers before it was cornered and killed. at one point the big cat bared its fangs and leapt through the air, tackling a man and knocking him down. the leopard held its ground against wildlife officials carrying batons and tranquilizer guns. finally villagers managed to beat back the cat using knives stones and batons. >> you always tease me for not liking animals. >>> 200 million americans are bracing for another day of blistering heat and humidity now blamed for nearly two dozen deaths. today's danger zone spans two dozen states from the plains to the east coast. abc's matt gutman is in chicago where conditions there have been downright unbearable. >> reporter: chicago's being called an urban heat island. the blazing sun and merciless humidity are cooking this city. >> it's serious out here. >> reporter: it was torturous across half the country and dangerous. in chicago the heat index of 110 degrees stirred memories of 1995, when a heat wave here killed over 700 people. in these conditions
it is obvious that a lot of cheap products come from abroad, whether china or india or any number of other places that have low-cost labor. it is obvious a lot of cheap oducts come from abroad whether it is china orndia or other places with low-cost labor. the focus on the u.s., it is widely agreed it needs to be on producing skilled workers who need to be able to beat out from around the world. on the repatriation tax holiday issue, the u.s. companies that have expanded overseas now have a lot of money in their overseas accounts. they have made the case to have a tax holiday to bring it back to the u.s. and invest the in u.s. jobs. is gaining some traction as an idea. one concern is that u.s. companies have quite a bit of cash on their balance sheets at home. they are not using got to go out and create new jobs as much as they could. part of it is they do not see the demand. consumers are not spending as much as they would need to suort something like that. there's a lot of cash and use right now. host: what is theate they are taxed at? guest: the highest tax rates are around 35%. there i
a village in eastern india. it mauled 11 people and at one point as you can see pounced on a man's back. eventually the locals were able to beat it back with knives and sticks and stones. we see those photos. remarkably, though, dave and robin, no one was seriously injured. so the jaws opened as he was on that man's back. it is a common problem as villagers push deeper and deeper into what was forest. >> josh, thank you. >>> back outside. another check -- >> with the only man that looks cool. >> good morning, robin, david, josh. to the boards, a lot to talk about. there are now 32 states under heat watches or warnings. it has spread into the mid-atlantic. large population centers that may or may not be ready to handle this kind of heat. terror get it. it is the heat and humidity. your index level, 113, 112 in raleigh and, yes, dallas, you're used to it. it feels like 111 today. the big deal is the heat. >>> it is already warm and steamy for most of us. do what you have to do early today. david? >> great advice. see you shortly. >>> the morning of dramatic rescues. this is one of the mos
a decision regarding tariffs and markets, businesses make decisions, call centers move to india, manufacturing plants move to mexico. there is one simple question. are we going to face the reality of the marketplace today? if you are 55 years old, it is hard to find a job. we are not creating them fast enough. the idea that we are going to do this and ignore the weight we have created the fabric of consensus around trade is astonishing to me. i hope we will recognize that those workers are not making this decision. we are making a policy. as a result of that policy, we know some people will be thrown out of work. we should do something, minuscule, compared to the overall budget and compared to out with the opposite, to help those workers transition into some kind of new jobs. that is what is at stake here. i hope we are going to honor ronald reagan's, george bush's by partisanship that existed on this topic. if it can pass on its own, why make this big issue of passing it as part of this? pass it. thank you, mr. chairman. >> next is senator pat roberts roberts.or >> i am not pos
they are in the range of 2.5, whereas merging markets are more in the range of 6.5, some of them such as india and china getting higher marks, so we are facing a turnaround which is very uneven with country's leading the charge and not those that were historic leading the charge and others advanced economies that are lagging behind in a way given the status of development. in the midst of that, we have clearly the two categories different issues to address but if we are to provide service and guidance, advice and recommendations and if and when necessary and if asked support. those are on the one hand the issues of sovereign debt and concerns all advanced economies ranging from japan to the united states, but clearly with a focus as you write about it as we know with a focus on the year autozone and in particular a country such as greece. on the other hand, when we look at emerging markets we have in some corners the risk of overheating, and we obviously have the risk of inflation as well, and sometimes particularly in the low-income countries the risk of imported completion that results from a high pri
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